Famous People Born In 1945

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Discover the most famous people born in 1945. The list includes people like Bob Marley, Eric Clapton, Aung San Suu Kyi, Rod Stewart, Neil Young and many more. This list of celebrities is loosely sorted by popularity. People featured on this list, include political leaders, guitarists, composers and journalists born in 1945. This list includes people from United States, United Kingdom, India & Canada and many more countries.
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 1 
Bob Marley
(Jamaican Singer, Musician and Songwriter Who is Considered One of the Pioneers of Reggae)
Bob Marley
87
Listed In: Reggae Singers
Birthdate: 6th February
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Nine Mile, Jamaica
Died: April 11, 1981
 2 
Tom Selleck
(Best Known for His Role of 'Thomas Magnum' in the TV Series 'Magnum, P.I.')
Tom Selleck
41
Birthdate: 29th January
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
 3 
Steve Martin
(Actor, Comedian, Writer and Musician)
Steve Martin
31
Birthdate: 14th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Waco, Texas, United States
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Goldie Hawn
(Actress Best Known for Her Films: 'Cactus Flower' and 'Private Benjamin')
Goldie Hawn
39
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 21st November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Washington, D.C., United States
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Aung San Suu Kyi
(Former State Counsellor of Myanmar (2016 - 2021) and Winner of the 1991 Nobel Peace Prize)
Aung San Suu Kyi
31
Birthdate: 19th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Yangon, Myanmar (Burma)
 6 
Helen Mirren
(The Only Performer to Have Achieved the 'Triple Crown of Acting' in Both the US and the UK)
Helen Mirren
27
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 26th July
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
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John Lithgow
19
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 19th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rochester, New York, United States
 8 
Rod Stewart
(One of the Best-Selling Music Artists of All Time)
Rod Stewart
30
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 10th January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Highgate
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John McAfee
(Computer Programmer and Businessman Who Wrote the First Commercial Anti-Virus Software)
John McAfee
38
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: 18th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Cinderford, Gloucestershire, England
Died: June 23, 2021
 10 
Eric Clapton
(One of the Greatest Guitarists of All Time)
Eric Clapton
37
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 30th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Ripley, England
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Rodrigo Duterte
(President of Philippines)
Rodrigo Duterte
84
Listed In: Presidents
Birthdate: 28th March
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Maasin, Philippines
 12 
Henry Winkler
(Actor and Comedian)
Henry Winkler
13
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 30th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Manhattan, New York, United States
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Bette Midler
(Singer & Actress Known for her Chart Hits 'The Rose', 'Wind Beneath My Wings' and the Movie 'The Rose')
Bette Midler
33
Birthdate: 1st December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States
 14 
Debbie Harry
(Singer-Songwriter, Actress and Lead Vocalist of the Band ‘Blondie’)
Debbie Harry
18
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 1st July
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Miami, Florida, United States
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Bob Seger
(Singer-songwriter, Musician)
Bob Seger
14
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 6th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, United States
 16 
Vincent McMahon
(Owner, Chairman and CEO of the WWE (1982 - 2002))
Vincent McMahon
22
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Pinehurst, North Carolina, United States
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Phil Jackson
(American Former Professional Basketball Player Who Played As a 'Power Forward')
Phil Jackson
15
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 17th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Deer Lodge, Montana, United States
 18 
Neil Young
(Rock Singer-Songwriter Famous As The 'Godfather of Grunge')
Neil Young
26
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 12th November
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Toronto, Canada
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Linda Hunt
(actor, stage actor, television actor, film actor)
Linda Hunt
7
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 2nd April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Morristown
 20 
Ernie Hudson
7
Birthdate: 17th December
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Benton Harbor, Michigan, USA
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Davy Jones
(Musician)
Davy Jones
13
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 30th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Openshaw, Manchester, England
Died: February 29, 2012
 22 
Jaclyn Smith
(Best Known for Her Role as ‘Kelly Garrett’ in the TV Series ‘Charlie's Angels’)
Jaclyn Smith
12
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 26th October
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States
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Pete Townshend
(Co-Founder and Lead Vocalist of the Rock Band 'The Who')
Pete Townshend
6
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 19th May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: London, England
 24 
Van Morrison
(Singer)
Van Morrison
20
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 31st August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bloomfield, Belfast, Northern Ireland
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Tony Dow
(Film Producer and Actor Best Known for His Role in the Sitcom 'Leave It to Beaver')
Tony Dow
11
Birthdate: 13th April
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, U.S.
Died: July 27, 2022
 26 
Patch Adams
(Physician)
Patch Adams
9
Birthdate: 28th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Washington, D.C.
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Diane Sawyer
(Broadcast Journalist Known for Anchoring News Shows 'ABC World News Tonight' and 'Good Morning America')
Diane Sawyer
10
Birthdate: 22nd December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Glasgow, Kentucky, United States
 28 
James Avery
(Film actor)
James Avery
4
Birthdate: 27th November
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Suffolk, Virginia, U.S.
Died: December 31, 2013
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Micky Dolenz
(Vocalist and Drummer for the 1960s Pop-Rock Band ‘The Monkees’)
Micky Dolenz
6
Birthdate: 8th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Los Angeles, California, United States
 30 
Loni Anderson
(Actress)
Loni Anderson
18
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 5th August
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
 31 
Tammi Terrell
(Known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye)
Tammi Terrell
4
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 29th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: March 16, 1970
 32 
Priscilla Presley
(American Entrepreneur and Ex-Wife of Elvis Presley)
Priscilla Presley
27
Birthdate: 24th May
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: New York City, United States
 33 
Bianca Jagger
(Nicaraguan Social and Human Rights Advocate & Wife of Singer Mick Jagger)
Bianca Jagger
9
Listed In: Activists
Birthdate: 2nd May
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Managua, Nicaragua
 34 
Marsha P. Johnson
(Civil Rights Activist)
Marsha P. Johnson
23
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 24th August
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Elizabeth, New Jersey, USA
Died: July 6, 1992
 35 
Don McLean
(Singer-songwriter)
Don McLean
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 2nd October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: New Rochelle, New York, United States
 36 
Anne Murray
(The First Canadian Female Solo Singer to Reach No. 1 on the U.S. Charts)
Anne Murray
9
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 20th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Springhill, Canada
 37 
Franz Beckenbauer
(One of the Greatest Football Players in the History of the Sport)
Franz Beckenbauer
14
Listed In: Football Players
Birthdate: 11th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
 38 
Donny Hathaway
(Singer, Singer-songwriter, Conductor, Musician, Pianist, Record producer)
Donny Hathaway
10
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: 1st October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Chicago
Died: January 13, 1979
 39 
José Feliciano
(Puerto Rican Musician, Composer, and Singer)
José Feliciano
6
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 10th September
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Lares, Puerto Rico
 40 
Björn Ulvaeus
(Composer, Pop Singer and a Member of the Musical Group 'Abba')
Björn Ulvaeus
15
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 25th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gothenburg, Sweden
 41 
Dusty Rhodes
(American Professional Wrestler Who is Three-Time NWA World Heavyweight Champion)
Dusty Rhodes
8
Birthdate: 11th October
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Austin, Texas, United States
Died: June 11, 2015
 42 
August Wilson
(American Playwright Who was Refered to as the 'Theater's Poet of Black America)
August Wilson
6
Listed In: Playwrights
Birthdate: 27th April
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
Died: October 2, 2005
 43 
John Walsh
(television presenter, actor)
John Walsh
3
Listed In: TV Presenters
Birthdate: 26th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Auburn
 44 
Dirk Benedict
4
Listed In: Actors
Birthdate: 1st March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Helena, Montana, United States
 45 
Stephen Stills
(Singer-songwriter)
Stephen Stills
7
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: 3rd January
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Dallas, Texas, United States
 46 
Pat Riley
(American Professional Basketball Executive, Former Coach, and Former Player)
Pat Riley
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: 20th March
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rome, New York, United States
 47 
Bubba Smith
(American football player)
Bubba Smith
6
Birthdate: 28th February
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Orange, Texas, United States
Died: August 3, 2011
 48 
Adrienne Barbeau
9
Listed In: Actresses
Birthdate: 11th June
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sacramento, California, United States
 49 
Bryan Ferry
(Singer)
Bryan Ferry
2
Birthdate: 26th September
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Washington, England
 50 
Ken Stabler
(American Professional Football Quarterback)
Ken Stabler
5
Listed In: Football Players
Birthdate: 25th December
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Foley, Alabama, United States
Died: July 8, 2015